Remedies and Recipes, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Remedies and Recipes
1971 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Carol Fuman was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
Telephone: 541-346-3925
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection does not include a project release form signed by the collector.

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Five cold cures
One ringworm cure
One black eye cure
One cut or sore cure (for animals only)
Three cure-alls
What to eat for good eyes
One flu cure
Three remedies for stomach aches
One cure for sore eyes
One method to improve thinking
One cure for high blood pressure
One cure for toothache
Two cures for wounds
One cure for worms
Two cures for arthritis/rheumatism
One cure for infection
One cure for burns
One cure for chest congestion
Three cures for sore throats
Material culture/household substances
Elsie's woodwork cleaner
Homemade cement
Library Paste
Packing eggs
Recipes and food
Six recipes from an American grandmother: Sour cream cookies, Fudge, Cocoa for 100, Ice Cream, Salad dressing, Chocolate creams
Thirteen recipes from an Italian-American grandmother: "Bake Beanz", "Keek risepy wine" (Cake recipe wine), "Frunz keak", "Carde" (Cake?), "Fresce apol keecca" (Fresh apple cake), "Crastole", cake, "olmiel cukis" (Oatmeal cookies), "Italia Biscotti", "Torta", "Biscotti", "Fresh carrot cake", and "country pie"

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • folk medicine
  • Italian Americans
  • recipes
  • Swedish
  • Ukrainian
  • White Americans
  • Personal Names :
  • Alexander
  • Buliavec, Isola
  • Davis, Ethel
  • Deputy, Mrs. Frank
  • Gallucci, Pete
  • Kupka, Betty
  • Mrs. Fred L. Truesdell
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Italy
  • Portland (Or.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Ukraine
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project